of the Beach" £380
Tootega Pulse 85 is the undoubtedly the best surfing sit on top
available and an ideal beach kayak for small to medium sized paddlers,
particularly good for kids.
The lightest model we offer - this is a very balanced looking kayak
which is comfortable and stable with some great features. The chanelled
and continuously rockered hull with a very lifted bow make it very
manoeuvrable in the surf with enough control to ride along a steep
is a compact kayak but very stable because of its flat planing hull
cross section. With its very rounded gunwales the Pulse 85 is easy
to paddle and best with a 205cm paddle, no protruding handles to
get in the way. Quite capable of going off on a paddle around the
coast in calm conditions it is best for trips up to a couple of
miles each way.
Built in carry handles at the bow and stern and effective grips
in the centre make this one of the easiest sit on kayaks to carry.
Cockpit hatch with screw lid and captive bag, rear cargo well, bottle
holder with Tootega branded drinks bottle, nicely recessed fittings
for attaching Tootega seat £40, and thighstraps £35.
There are other seat options, for serious surfers the Palm surf
backrest is particularly good as it can be set lower for more agile
85 Hydrolite: only 14kg the lightest ever sit on kayak £440
Huntsman edition with twin rear rod holders is available for £455
including a Tootega seat.
2.6m x 72cm
18kg capacity 14st/90kg
Pulse 85 specification.
engineered sculpted scuppers, paddle keeper, 6" hatch, moulded in
handles, ergonomic central console, stainless steel fittings, made
in the UK